Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Aug 2010 14:02 UTC
Internet & Networking We're still in the slow news period, so let's talk about something we discussed before: blocking advertisements on websites. Up until, well, today, I didn't block ads - not because of some ethical objection or whatever, but simply because I couldn't be bothered to setup AdBlock. Today, after taking a closer look at some of the websites I frequent, I decided to take the plunge and install AdBlock on all my machines. The following set of screenshots should pretty much explain why.
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I just wanna congratulate you
by ciplogic on Wed 18th Aug 2010 14:29 UTC
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One thing you also have to get in account is that not anyone have broadband (this is one of the reasons Opera I think is popular in Russia) and removing ads may mean a big deal for reading some lines of text.

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